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What is the Computer Kit Touch?

Learn to code on a touchscreen computer you build yourself. 100+ step-by-step creative challenges and stories show you how. Make art, music, and games. Create with exclusive voice, and sound projects. Don’t just play Minecraft, hack it to do something new.

What is the recommended age for the Computer Kit Touch?

The Computer Kit Touch can be enjoyed by everyone, but we recommend our kits for ages 6 and older.

What can I do with the Computer Kit Touch?

Build a touchscreen computer

Open the box, pop out the pieces. Follow the book, build your own computer, all by yourself. Connect the touchscreen, battery, USB ports, speaker, sound sensor, and more. Browse the internet, use your favorite apps like YouTube, Whatsapp, Google Docs, and more.

Learn to code

With simple steps, learn logic, Python, Javascript, and Terminal commands. Level up as you make art, games, and music. Your first steps into making your own websites, games, and more. Simple for beginners, expansive for experts.

Make art, music, games

Code pictures, build animations, and make musical masterpieces. Don’t just play games, change the rules. Take control of Minecraft, Pong and Snake. Make exclusive voice, sound, and touch projects. Play with Google’s Song Maker.

Endless play

Once you’ve learnt the basics, there’s no end to how much you can make. Keep creating your own art, coding your own games, building your own powers for Minecraft. Watch out for constant free updates and new coding challenges – delivered to your kit.

Kano World

Become part our free creative community. Make, share, and play with art, games, and music by people in 86 countries. Be inspired, see the code behind any creation, and tweak it to make it your own. Safe and friendly.

What’s in the box?

    1. USB Board
    1. DIY Speaker
    1. HDMI Cable
    1. Blocks x3
    1. Screen Case
    1. Power Cables
    1. Battery
    1. Touchscreen Cable
    1. Custom Raspberry Pi
    1. Power Board
    1. SD Card
    1. Microphone
    1. Screen
    1. Keyboard
    1. Stickers
    1. Storybook

Tech Specs

Board

Raspberry Pi 3 - 1.2GHz quad Cortex A53 - 64bit

RAM - 1GB

Graphics - 400MHz Videocore IV


Connectivity

USB - 7 USB ports

Wi-Fi - 802.11n Wireless LAN

HDMI - 1 port

Sound - 3.5mm analogue audio


Power

Battery - 3,000 mAh Lithium

Rechargeable - Yes

Duration - 3 hours constant play


Storage

Micro SD - 16GB


Screen

Touchscreen - 10.1” HD - 1280x800


Keyboard

Connection - USB wireless dongle

Range - 15m

Battery - 40hr


Peripherals

Speaker - DIY Speaker - 2w

Microphone - USB Sensor


Operating System

Kano OS - Version 4.0


Parental Information

Computer Kit Touch for all ages, parental help may be needed for ages 6 to 8, no technical knowledge required. 3 levels of parental controls.

Need more help?
Check out some of our resources below to get the most out of your Computer Kit Touch!
Kano Customer Care help articles
Watch videos about the Computer Kit Touch


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